Species Information

Amphibia observations for selected counties

Linked life history provided courtesy of NatureServe Explorer.
Records may include both recent and historical observations.
US Status Definitions     Kentucky Status Definitions

List Amphibia observations in 1 selected county.
Selected county is: Pike.

Scientific Name and Life HistoryCommon Name and PicturesClassCountyUS StatusKY StatusWAPReference
Ambystoma jeffersonianum Jefferson SalamanderAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Ambystoma maculatum Spotted SalamanderAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Aneides aeneus Green SalamanderAmphibiaPikeNN YesReference
Bufo americanus American ToadAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Bufo fowleri Fowler's ToadAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis Eastern HellbenderAmphibiaPikeNE YesReference
Desmognathus fuscus Northern Dusky SalamanderAmphibiaPikeNN YesReference
Desmognathus monticola Seal SalamanderAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Desmognathus welteri Black Mountain SalamanderAmphibiaPikeNN YesReference
Eurycea cirrigera Southern Two-lined SalamanderAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Eurycea longicauda Longtail SalamanderAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Gyrinophilus porphyriticus duryi Kentucky Spring SalamanderAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Hemidactylium scutatum Four-toed SalamanderAmphibiaPikeNN YesReference
Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's Gray TreefrogAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Necturus maculosus MudpuppyAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Notophthalmus viridescens Eastern NewtAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Plethodon glutinosus Slimy SalamanderAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Plethodon kentucki Cumberland Plateau SalamanderAmphibiaPikeNN YesReference
Plethodon richmondi Ravine SalamanderAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Plethodon wehrlei Wehrle's SalamanderAmphibiaPikeNE YesReference
Pseudacris brachyphona Mountain Chorus FrogAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Pseudacris crucifer crucifer Northern Spring PeeperAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Pseudotriton ruber Red SalamanderAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Rana catesbeiana BullfrogAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Rana clamitans melanota Green FrogAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Rana palustris Pickerel FrogAmphibiaPikeNN Reference
Rana sylvatica Wood FrogAmphibiaPikeNN YesReference

27 species are listed